Demonstration Alert: Scheduled Protest at Parnell Square, on May 18, 2019

U.S. Embassy Dublin, Ireland

May 16, 2019

Location: Parnell Square, Dublin

Event:  Reports indicate a demonstration is scheduled to begin at 1 pm this Saturday, May 18, 2019, in Parnell Square.  The demonstration is being organized by Sinn Fein, The Workers Party, Unite against Racism, and the Travelers’ Movement, among others.  The event is advertised as being potentially well-attended and will likely disrupt traffic in the city for the duration.  The exact number of participants is unknown.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas around the U.S. Embassy Dublin
  • Exercise caution if in the vicinity
  • Monitor local media for updates
  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Keep a low profile
  • Notify friends and family of your safety